Latest quakes in or near Sakata, Yamagata, Japan, in the past 24 hours on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 9, 2022 17:24 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 1 quake between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 24 hours, Sakata was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.6, 1 quake of magnitude 3.0, and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
A light magnitude 4.6 earthquake occurred in Iwate, Japan, 1 hour and 36 minutes ago.

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.6 | 50 km NE of Morioka, Iwate, Japan -

Recent quakes above magnitude 2.0 in or near Sakata, Yamagata, Japan (updated )

Past 24 hours:4 quakes | 2 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days:17 quakes | 9 quakes M2+ | 6 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 30 days:93 quakes | 61 quakes M2+ | 26 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days:351 quakes | 238 quakes M2+ | 98 quakes M3+ | 14 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days:1,725 quakes | 1,120 quakes M2+ | 528 quakes M3+ | 70 quakes M4+ | 5 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+ | 1 quake M7+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (4 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 10, 2022 12:48 am (GMT +9) (Aug 9, 2022 15:48 GMT)
4.6

75 km
50 km northeast of Morioka, Iwate, Japan
I FELT IT
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Aug 9, 2022 9:32 am (GMT +9) (Aug 9, 2022 00:32 GMT)
3.0

68 km
North Pacific Ocean, 27 km south of Ofunato, Ōfunato-shi, Iwate, Japan
I FELT IT
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Monday, August 8, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 9, 2022 4:41 am (GMT +9) (Aug 8, 2022 19:41 GMT)
2.6

47 km
North Pacific Ocean, 93 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan MoreMap
Aug 9, 2022 3:52 am (GMT +9) (Aug 8, 2022 18:52 GMT)
2.7

49 km
North Pacific Ocean, 86 km southeast of Sendai, Honshu-miyagi-ken, Japan MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5 x 1011 joules (140 megawatt hours, equivalent to 121 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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When was the latest earthquake in Sakata?

The last earthquake in Sakata occurred 1 hour and 36 minutes ago: Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 50 km northeast of Morioka, Iwate, Japan, on Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in Sakata today?

In the past 24 hours, Sakata, Yamagata, Japan had 4 quakes up to magnitude 4.6.

What was the strongest quake in Sakata today?

The strongest earthquake in Sakata today occurred 1 hour and 36 minutes ago: Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 50 km northeast of Morioka, Iwate, Japan, on Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT +9).

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